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New compliance guide published

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The US Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association , BIFMA, has published a new compliance guide giving guidance to manufacturers as to how to claim compliance to BIFMA standards.

BIFMA PC-2018 Product Conformance Requirements contains guidance on a number of areas such as worst case testing, testing plans and frequency of testing and as such is a useful guide for manufacturers, and importers, and the principles can be applied to other standards.

The document can be downloaded for free at

FIRA International can test to the majority of BIFMA standards for the US market.

For more information contact FIRA on 01438 777750 or email